Erie Insurance names new IT senior vice president for strategic and integrated services

Erie Insurance names new IT senior vice president for strategic and integrated
                                   services

PR Newswire

ERIE, Pa., Feb. 25, 2013

ERIE, Pa., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Erie Insurance is pleased to
announce the appointment of Keith Kennedy as senior vice president for
strategic and integrated services with ERIE's Information Technology division.
Kennedy's responsibilities include overseeing the IT project portfolio,
enterprise architecture, information security, and quality and performance
testing.

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Kennedy has been with ERIE since 2011 serving as a vice president in Sales and
Marketing. Prior to joining ERIE, he worked for Blackwell Consulting Services
where he served as the executive director for insurance industry operations
and chief customer officer. 

Kennedy holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from the University of
Illinois and is a member of the Society for Information Management.

According to A.M. Best Company, Erie Insurance Group, based in Erie,
Pennsylvania, is the 15th largest homeowners insurer and 12^th largest
automobile insurer in the United States based on direct premiums written and
the 20th largest property/casualty insurer in the United States based on total
lines net premium written. The Group, rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best
Company, has more than 4.5 million policies in force and operates in 11 states
and the District of Columbia. Erie Insurance Group is a FORTUNE 500 company.
Erie Insurance is proud to be named a J.D. Power and Associates' 2012 Customer
Service Champion. ERIE is one of only 50 U.S. companies so named. Erie
Insurance is also recognized on the list of Ward's 50 Group of top performing
insurance companies, which analyzes the financial performance of 3,000
property and casualty companies and recognizes the top performers for
achieving outstanding results in safety, consistency and financial performance
over a five-year period (2007-2011).

News releases and more information about Erie Insurance Group are available at
www.erieinsurance.com.



SOURCE Erie Insurance

Website: http://www.erieinsurance.com
Contact: Leah Knapp, Erie Insurance, +1-814-449-6792,
leah.knapp@erieinsurance.com